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Brunch makes brief appearance downtown

September 15, 2014 • 0
New Haven residents have an innovative new option for Sunday brunch — but only for two more weeks.
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Dwight Hall reboots freshmen service program

September 15, 2014 • 0
In its second year, Dwight Hall members are seeking to breathe new life into its freshman service program.
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New Haven Healthy Start receives grant

September 15, 2014 • 0
New Haven’s Healthy Start program received a $5.4 million federal grant — to the delight of New Haven’s leaders, who gathered at the Community Foundation of Greater New Haven on Friday.
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Mayor’s criticisms shape Democracy Fund agenda

September 12, 2014 • 0
New Haven’s public campaign finance system is preparing to analyze potential tweaks, clarifications and even overhauls of the opportunities local politicians have to capitalize on public funds.
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Police departments begin recruiting push

September 12, 2014 • 0
Both the New Haven and Yale police departments have launched their fall community outreach programs, with the goals of engaging, educating and recruiting local citizens.
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Q House to re-open in 2016

September 12, 2014 • 0
City officials and community organizers of the Q House building committee convened a meeting Thursday evening to announce that Dixwell’s beloved community center will reopen in 2016.
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Social media: new battleground in gubernatorial war

September 12, 2014 • 0
Democratic Governor Dan Malloy and his Republican challenger Tom Foley have found that one battlefield in their electoral war has become more important since they opposed one another in 2010: social media.
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Under first female mayor, gender gap persists

September 11, 2014 • 0
Twenty-two years ago, a local lawmaker and graduate of the Yale School of Architecture ran for the Connecticut state senate in New Haven, seeking to unseat an incumbent whose roots in the district were as deep as his political resume was long.
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Malloy faces a tax problem

September 11, 2014 • 0
As Connecticut’s gubernatorial race intensifies, Gov. Dannel Malloy faces an uphill battle against what Republicans are calling their strongest message in years: that the governor’s large tax hikes have hurt the economy.
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State considers early voting

September 11, 2014 • 0
A ballot measure this November seeks to amend Connecticut’s constitution in order to allow legislation removing restrictions on absentee ballots and open the door to early voting.
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After long journey, charter school opens in New Haven

September 11, 2014 • 0
With clearance from the state board of education, New Haven’s newest charter school managed to open its doors Wednesday morning — five days ahead of schedule.
Grass-roots organization New Haven Rises launched a campaign for “Access to Good Jobs for New Haven Residents.”
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Campaign demands better job access

September 10, 2014 • 0
Reacting to rampant unemployment, underemployment, long commutes and low wages throughout the Elm City, New Haven Rises is mobilizing to expand residents’ access to “living-wage” jobs.